India Carpet Expo, Varanasi11-14 October, 2019
Every Stall presents a New and Different Concept Creating new Opportunities for Business : Buyers
The 38th Edition of India Carpet Expo, Organized by Carpet Export Promotion Council at Sampurnanand Sanskrit University, has received overwhelming response from around 266 overseas buyers and 210 Buying Representatives from across the world in the first two days of the Expo. India Carpet Expo “Showcasing new collection, as per the buyers’ requirements in terms of size, design, colour and quality which is grabbing the interest of the buyers.
Prof. Raja Ram Shukla, Vice-Chancellor, Sampurnanand Sanskrit University, Varanasi also visited India Carpet Expo and saw the arrangement and facilities available at fair ground. They also met the participating exhibitors and appreciated the new developments created by the Indian Carpet Manufacturers. They also met the overseas buyers and appreciate the efforts made by Carpet Export Promotion Council in providing such a great infrastructure to the manufacturers from Varanasi-Bhadohi-Mirzapur belt for promoting Indian Carpets and helping the artisans and weavers of this area.
Some of the leading and reputed buyers from US, U.K., Brazil South Africa, & other European Countries who visited the fair very much impressed with the display of various Handmade Carpets and other floor coverings and arrangements made by the organizers.
The Expo is organized under the aegis of Govt. of India focuses on the Highly Labour Intensive Indian Handmade Carpet Industry and aims to provide employment to about 20 Lakhs workers/ artisans especially women directly or indirectly in the rural areas. With the participation of over 230 exhibitors, India Carpet Expo is one of the largest Handmade Carpet Fairs in Asia with a unique platform for the buyers to source the best handmade carpets, Rugs and other floor coverings under one roof.
Organizers are extremely happy with the results till today and hope that more buyer will come and make this Expo a very successful one.